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Colchester

We run to help people and projects in Colchester

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From hanging curtains for Mr H because he can't manage it on his own, to shovelling a tonne of compost for the Food Growers Group so they can grow vegetables - every GoodGym run is different.

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we're running to help all over Colchester

Good deeds 1,052 Good deeds

Coach runs 13 Coach runs

Mission runs 7 Mission runs

From Abbey Field to Castle Park we run the streets helping those most in need. We’re always up for welcoming new runners, so if you’re in the area come and join in.

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Hazel

Before GoodGym I always lost motivation to stick at running or the gym but now I run two or three times a week.

Hazel, GoodGym Runner
Mark

Running with Goodgym is great because I get fit, do good and get to hang with a load of awesome people.

Mark, GoodGym Runner
Judy

GoodGym combines doing good with running, which helps me forget I'm even exercising. It's great!

Judy, GoodGym Runner
Running against trees

Colchester

New to running?

Many people who don't run, are worried about running or haven't run for ages start running with GoodGym every week on our group runs. If you'd like to ease your way into GoodGym with a session specially for those who are new to running or new to GoodGym, you might want to try a starter session.

Starter sessions will have a short run and an easier task helping out a community org.

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Financial Times

The World's most innovative Aging projects.

The Guardian

GoodGym offers an imaginative alternative to conventional gyms, tapping into the human potential of local communities.

The Independent

Why burn energy in the gym when you could harness that effort to spruce up public spaces, or visit lonely pensioners?

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